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Riverain Cottage

  • Blencowe
  • Nr Greystoke
  • Cumbria
  • CA11 0DF


  • Barbecue
  • Cot and Highchair
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Family
  • Fishing On-site
  • Garden
  • Garden - Enclosed
  • Ground Floor Room/s
  • Group Holidays
  • Historic Romantic
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Open fire / Wood burner
  • Other Accommodation On-site
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Gear Storage
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rural Location
  • Self Catering
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • Welcome Hamper
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  • 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Open fire (logs included)
  • South facing garden
  • Fell views 
  • Pub nearby
  • Cot and highchair

About this Holiday Cottage

Located within the beautiful Grade 1 listed Blencowe hall estate, Riverain is one of three Grade II Listed cottages renovated to a high standard. Easily reached just 4 miles off the M6, Junction 40, Riverain is spacious with 3 bedrooms, ideal for a family group. A wide choice of activities and attractions surround the estate including cycling along the C2C cycle route passing through the area.

The property is a tastefully renovated coach house dating from the 1700s, with floor to ceiling arched windows, a huge sandstone fireplace and cosy features such as a woodburner (logs provided) and underfloor heating. The private garden with fell views is sunny and south facing, and there is ample parking onsite.


Ground floor:

  • Entrance hall.
  • Reception room with oak flooring and an open fire with a cast iron wood burner.
  • Open plan farmhouse kitchen/dining area in oak with granite worktops.
  • Separate utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and storage.
  • Double bedroom with 6' bed that can convert into 3' singles upon request and an en suite wc and shower room.

First floor:

  • Double bedroom with a 6' bed that can be 3 singles on request, and an en suite wc and shower room.
  • Double bedroom with a 5' bed and an en suite wc and bathroom with bath and power shower over.


  • Underfloor heating and an open woodburning cast iron fire.
  • Fully fitted kitchen - appliances include an electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.
  • Sitting room with a 42' TV, DVD player and an iPod base station.
  • Free broadband WiFi internet connection and a telephone.
  • Cot and highchair.
  • Garden with eco-friendly plantation teak outdoor furniture and a BBQ.


Short breaks, minimum 2 nights, available.

Around and About

  • A top spot for activity holidays - cycling, walking, fishing, sailing and a heated swimming pool at nearby Greystoke village are all available in the local area.
  • Ullswater boat trips and lakeside walks are nearby. Dalemain House and Gardens is a short drive away.
  • Greystoke village is only just over 1 mile from the cottage and features a traditional Lakeland inn serving fine food and drink, a village shop and Greystoke Castle surrounded by 3000 acres of wooded grounds which contain a deer park. 


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